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Vanguard 2 Rocket - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1    12U 59001B   19342.12479047 -.00000014  00000-0 -13379-4 0  9995
2    12  32.9001 303.8514 1666141 144.8042 227.4910 11.44316142500526
Epoch (UTC): 08 December 2019 02:59:41
Eccentricity: 0.1666141
inclination: 32.9001°
perigee height: 554 km
apogee height: 3326 km
right ascension of ascending node: 303.8514°
argument of perigee: 144.8042°
revolutions per day: 11.44316142
mean anomaly at epoch: 227.4910°
orbit number at epoch: 50052

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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